Article Index


SHORT ARTICLES.

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       A special service was held in the Church on Sunday afternoon, for the
purpose of presenting the prizes won by the scholars at the recent Sunday
School examination. A short address was given by the Rev. J. W. STEWART, after
which Mr. MAIN (the superintendent,) handed the prizes to the following
successful candidates:

2nd Prize;

Janet STEELE

Maggie BLACK

Emma KELLY

Tom WILSON

Honour Certificate:

Eliza Ann KANE

Intermediate 1st Prize:

Andrew WISHART

Honour Certificate:

Jinnie WALKER

Junior Pass,

M. J. KELLY

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LOCAL CONTRACTS.

       The "Contract Journal" contains the following:

       Workington. - For erection of the Apple Tree Inn, Finkle-Street, for
the Corporation.

       Mr. W. J. WILSON, Workington, borough surveyor.

       J. J. WILSON, Workington, building, &c. (accepted) £738.

       J. CARRUTHERS, Workington, carpentry and joinery (accpeted), £445.

       GANNON Bros., Carlisle, plastering (accepted) £169, 14s  3d.

       J. B. WHITFIELD, Workington, slating (accepted) £62  10s.

       HODGSON & Co., Workington, plumbing, gasfitting, and bell hanging
(accepted) £71  11s  6d.

       W. T. SHERWOOD, Workington, painting and glazing (accepted) £37.

       J. W. SHELBY, bellhanging only, £7  4s.

       Whole tenders:

L. FERGUSON, £1,965.

R. DOUGLAS, £1,932.

J. MURCHIE, £1,912  10s/

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Workington. - For works of two houses in William Street, workington, for Mr.
W. R. IRVIN, Messrs. W. G. SCOTT & Co., Victoria buildings, Workington, the
architects.

Accepted tenders:

L. FLETCHER, Workington, joiner &c., £130.

J. LYTHGOE & Sons, Workington, slaters, £37  15s

ARMSTRONG & REID, Workington, glaziers and painters, £12.

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